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Ouellette, Savanna


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Documenting Lesbian Lives Oral History Project oral histories

Identifier: SSC-MS-00661
Abstract Documenting Lesbian Lives is a collection of life histories with people who consider themselves to be (presently or at one time) lesbian, queer or bisexual. The project provides a complex and nuanced collective story of American lesbian history and experience. Narrators include grassroots activists and political organizers; educators and academics; musicians, writers, and artists; as well as community and religious leaders. They come from a variety of class, ethnic, racial, social, and...
Dates of Materials: 2010-2020

Savanna Ouellette interviewed by Phoenix Wyatt, 2014 March 28

Scope and Contents In this interview, Ouellette chronicles her life, starting with her childhood in Maine. She reflects on her social standing as part of a poor, working-class family and the effects of class on her and her life. She also discusses how her family dynamics, such as having alcoholic parents, affected her and her brother growing up. Ouellette also recounts her experiences putting herself through college, becoming a teacher, and joining the feminist movement in New Haven, Connecticut. She...
Dates of Materials: 2014 March 28

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